Wool coat with three buttons

Lorna Black wore this Babs Radon coat to the centenary of Palmerston North in 1971. Lorna's husband was the Mayor of Palmerston North at the time. She wore it with another Babs Radon garment – a tan silk dress.


Credit: Courtesy of Lorna Black
Copyright: Creative Commons BY-NC-ND 4.0 Licence
Designer: Barbara Penberthy
Manufacturing location: Auckland
Garment type: Coat
Material: Wool
Colour: Cream
Purchase location: Collinson & Cunningham, Palmerston North
Exhibition: Decades of Fashion, Palmerston North, 2014
Label: Babs Radon
Date: Circa 1970